Category Archives: NSSF/NRA

SAAMI and USDOT-PHMSA Develop Guidance for Shippers of Ammunition and Component Parts

January 13, 2022 SAAMI and USDOT-PHMSA Develop Guidance for Shippers of Ammunition and Component Parts NEWTOWN, Conn. – The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute® (SAAMI®) is pleased to announce that a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Transportation, … Continue reading

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Geissele Automatics and Otis Technology Help Keep the 2022 SHOT Show Safe with Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer Sponsorship

For immediate release | January 13, 2022 Geissele Automatics and Otis Technology Help Keep the 2022 SHOT Show Safe with Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer Sponsorship NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that … Continue reading

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Beware Of Website Scams

Beware of bogus websites and web scams aimed at consumers MEMBERSHIP l RETAILERS l RANGES l MANUFACTURERS Beware Of Website Scams NSSF® has learned from several industry firearm, ammunition and propellant manufacturers of bogus websites and web scams aimed at … Continue reading

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NSSF Welcomes Many Bronze Level Sponsors of 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic

For immediate release | January 10, 2022 NSSF Welcomes Many Bronze Level Sponsors of 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that … Continue reading

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Guns.com Commits to Platinum Sponsorship of 2022 SHOT University

“With a shared mission to support our firearm retailers and help them succeed, we are proud to be the platinum sponsor of SHOT University.” -Jeff Tesch, Guns.com Director of Business Development January 7, 2022 Guns.com Commits to Platinum Sponsorship of … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces Release of Third ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Video

For immediate release | January 6, 2021 NSSF Announces Release of Third ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Video Highlighting Longstanding Conservation Partnerships with Industries, State Agencies and USFWS NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, has added … Continue reading

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Gearfire Sponsors NSSF’s SHOT University Online

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that Gearfire has signed on to sponsor NSSF’s SHOT UniversityTM Online. Gearfire provides a suite of award-winning technology solutions that … Continue reading

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Members of the Firearm Industry Launch Battle to Have New York Statute Declared Unconstitutional

December 16, 2021 Members of the Firearm Industry Launch Battle to Have New York Statute Declared Unconstitutional NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®) and a group of fourteen firearm manufacturers, distributors, and retailers filed a lawsuit and … Continue reading

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USCCA Sponsors 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic at the Gold Level

For immediate release | December 16, 2021 USCCA Sponsors 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic at the Gold Level NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that the … Continue reading

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The Independence Fund Signs on as Silver Sponsor of 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic

For immediate release | December 13, 2021 The Independence Fund Signs on as Silver Sponsor of 7th Annual NSSF/HAVA Golf Classic NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces the Release of Video 2 on the ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Webpage

For immediate release | December 8, 2021 NSSF Announces the Release of Video 2 on the ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Webpage Highlighting Longstanding Conservation Partnerships with Industries, State Agencies and USFWS NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the trade association for the … Continue reading

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Background Checks Top 687,000 During Black Friday ‘Week’

This year has already been shaping up to be the second strongest year for firearm sales on record, second only to 2020’s record-breaking number of 21 million background checks for a firearm sale. November 29, 2021 Background Checks Top 687,000 … Continue reading

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NSSF Praises Senate Bipartisan Outdoor Recreation Act

For immediate release | November 18, 2021 NSSF Praises Senate Bipartisan Outdoor Recreation Act NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, praised the introduction of the bipartisan Outdoor Recreation Act. This legislation, introduced … Continue reading

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NSSF Announces ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Web Resource and Video Series

For immediate release | November 17, 2021 NSSF Announces ‘Partner with a Payer®’ Web Resource and Video Series Highlighting Longstanding Conservation Partnerships with Industries, State Agencies and USFWS NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association … Continue reading

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NSSF Partners with Celerant to Support Project ChildSafe

November 15, 2021 NSSF Partners with Celerant to Support Project ChildSafe This partnership will allow the industry to support our ongoing safety efforts by offering their customers an easy-to-use, point-of-sale donation option at no cost to the business. NEWTOWN, Conn. … Continue reading

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NSSF, Area Leaders Launch “Project ChildSafe Albuquerque” Firearm Safety Initiative

  November 10, 2021 NSSF, Area Leaders Launch “Project ChildSafe Albuquerque” Firearm Safety Initiative ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), Albuquerque City Councilors Brook Bassan and Klarissa Peña, representatives from Albuquerque Public Schools, the New Mexico State … Continue reading

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SAAMI ‘Save the Date’ for 2022 Ballistics Conference

For immediate release | October 22, 2021 SAAMI ‘Save the Date’ for 2022 Ballistics Conference NEWTOWN, Conn. – The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute® (SAAMI®) has scheduled its 2022 Ballistics Conference for September 13-14 in Rapid City, South Dakota. … Continue reading

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Greater Miami Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases

For immediate release | October 19, 2021 Greater Miami Campaign Targets Illegal Gun Purchases NSSF, ATF, DOJ Emphasize ‘Don’t Lie for the Other Guy’ MIAMI, Fla. – As part of an ongoing national effort to help prevent illegal “straw” purchases … Continue reading

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SAAMI Announces Ammunition Equivalency Online Resources

October 14, 2021 SAAMI Announces Ammunition Equivalency Online Resources NEWTOWN, Conn. – The Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute,®Inc., (SAAMI®), is pleased to announce that it has added two new web-based resources. These new documents help to clarify the interchangeability … Continue reading

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Kalispel Tribe/Kalispel Case Line Becomes Latest Sponsor of NSSF’S Project ChildSafe

Kalispel Tribe/Kalispel Case Line Becomes Latest Sponsor of NSSF’s Project ChildSafe® NEWTOWN, Conn. – The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association of the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that the Kalispel Tribe of Indians and its manufacturing … Continue reading

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Smith & Wesson’s Tennessee Move Follows Migration Pattern to States Respecting Firearm Industry Contributions

For immediate release | September 30, 2021 Smith & Wesson’s Tennessee Move Follows Migration Pattern to States Respecting Firearm Industry Contributions NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, noted that the announcement from … Continue reading

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Trijicon Supports Mentorship With The Trijicon Hunt +ONE Experience Giveaway Valued at $10,000

For immediate release | September 27, 2021 Trijicon Supports Mentorship With The Trijicon Hunt +ONE Experience Giveaway Valued at $10,000 NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that Trijicon is sponsoring the Trijicon Hunt … Continue reading

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NSSF Releases 2021 Research Reports Providing Valuable Data for Firearm Retailers and Other Industry Businesses

For immediate release | September 21, 2021 NSSF Releases 2021 Research Reports Providing Valuable Data for Firearm Retailers and Other Industry Businesses NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, has announced a listing of industry research … Continue reading

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NSSF Develops Fact-Filled Share Center for Social Media Users

For immediate release | September 15, 2021 NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce the launch of its all-new Share Center learning hub that features critical firearm-related topics through easy-to-share facts, captivating visuals and … Continue reading

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Caldwell, Crimson Trace, Lockdown, Wheeler Continue Support for Mentorship With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway

For immediate release | September 13, 2021 Caldwell, Crimson Trace, Lockdown, Wheeler Continue Support for Mentorship With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that American Outdoor Brands companies Caldwell, Crimson … Continue reading

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NSSF Retail Surveys Show 3.2 Million Estimated First-Time Gun Buyers in First Half of 2021

For immediate release | September 9, 2021 NSSF Retail Surveys Show 3.2 Million Estimated First-Time Gun Buyers in First Half of 2021 NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, surveyed firearm retailers recently, … Continue reading

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President Biden Withdraws Nomination of David Chipman for ATF Director

For immediate release | September 9, 2021 President Biden Withdraws Nomination of David Chipman for ATF Director NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to learn of President Joe Biden’s decision … Continue reading

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NRA Annual Meeting Cancellation

Important Announcement: NRA Annual Meeting Cancellation Due to concern over the safety of our NRA family and community, we regret to inform you that we have decided to cancel the 2021 Annual Meeting & Exhibits. This cancellation applies to all … Continue reading

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Cimarron Firearms Welcomes The 150th NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits to the Great State of Texas!

Cimarron Firearms Welcomes The 150th NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits to the Great State of Texas! Cimarron Firearms, the iconic brand for authentic American West Frontier firearms, will be exhibiting at booth 2547 during the Sept. 3 – 5, 2021 … Continue reading

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Mossberg Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway

For immediate release | August 18, 2021 Mossberg Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that Mossberg is a sponsor of a +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway … Continue reading

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Primary Arms Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway

Primary Arms Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that Primary Arms is a sponsor of a +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway in support of 2021’s National … Continue reading

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NSSF Salutes USA Shooting Olympic Medal Winners in USA Today Ad!

For immediate release | August 16, 2021 NSSF Salutes USA Shooting Olympic Medal Winners in USA Today Ad! NEWTOWN, Conn. – By capturing six medals at the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, USA Shooting equaled its best performance since … Continue reading

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Glock Supports National Shooting Sports Month With +ONE Gearbox Giveaway

For immediate release | August 12, 2021 Glock Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that Glock is a sponsor of a +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway … Continue reading

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Bear Creek Arsenal Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway

For immediate release | August 11, 2021 Bear Creek Arsenal Supports National Shooting Sports Month® With +ONE® Gearbox Giveaway NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, is pleased to announce that Bear Creek Arsenal is a sponsor of … Continue reading

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Firearm Industry Real Solutions Efforts Dramatically Decrease Firearm Retail Thefts

For immediate release | August 9, 2021 Firearm Industry Real Solutions.® Efforts Dramatically Decrease Firearm Retail Thefts NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, is applauding progress made by licensed firearm retailers and … Continue reading

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NSSF Thanks 2021 IM/EX Conference Sponsors

For immediate release | August 9, 2021 NSSF Thanks 2021 IM/EX Conference Sponsors NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, extends its gratitude to sponsors that helped make the 2021 NSSF Import/Export Conference a success. “We … Continue reading

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Winchester® Ammunition Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

August is National Shooting Sports Month, a time to celebrate recreational sport shooting and encourage others to visit a shooting range — and shoot. Winchester® Ammunition Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month EAST ALTON, Ill. (August 6, 2021) — August is … Continue reading

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NSSF Responds to Mexico’s Civil Lawsuit Against U.S. Firearm Manufacturers

NSSF rejects Mexico’s allegations the U.S. firearm manufacturers participated in negligent business practices. Allegations of wholesale cross-border gun trafficking are patently and demonstrably false. August 4, 2021 NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF®, the firearm industry trade association, rejects Mexico’s allegations that U.S. … Continue reading

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Firearm Industry Surpasses $14 Billion in Pittman-Robertson Excise Tax Contributions for Conservation

August 3, 2021 Firearm Industry Surpasses $14 Billion in Pittman-Robertson Excise Tax Contributions for Conservation NEWTOWN, Conn. — NSSF® the firearm industry trade association, marked a milestone achievement when firearm and ammunition manufacturers topped $14.1 billion in contributions to the … Continue reading

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Mark Barnes and Associates is Gold Sponsor of 2021 NSSF Import/Export Conference

August 2, 2021 Mark Barnes and Associates is Gold Sponsor of 2021 NSSF Import/Export Conference NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that Mark Barnes & Associates has become a Gold-level sponsor … Continue reading

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